Any% NoCW Seed 238 Step Route

Route Overview

Route
Final Fantasy IV Any% NoCW (version 21)
Route Time
1238.618s (saves 74.339s)
Route Encounters
53 (saves 13 encounters)
Optional Steps
13
Extra Steps
132

Route Description

Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 238   Index:   0
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 238   Index:   1
  Step  33: 1 / SandMoth x2, Larva x2 (7.009s)
Kaipo                                                     Seed: 238   Index:  37
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 238   Index:  37
  Step  29: 2 / Imp x4 (6.944s)
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 238   Index:  69
  Step  29: 3 / Pike x3 (6.935s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed: 238   Index: 101
Watery Pass-South B1F                                     Seed: 238   Index: 101
  Step  12: 4 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 238   Index: 121
  Step  41: 5 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B2F Save Room                           Seed: 238   Index: 211
  Extra Steps: 42
Watery Pass-South B2F                                     Seed: 255   Index:   1
  Step  36: 6 / Pike x3 (7.152s)
Watery Pass-South B3F                                     Seed: 255   Index:  40
Watery Pass-North B2F                                     Seed: 255   Index:  74
Watery Pass-North B1F                                     Seed: 255   Index:  95
  Step   2: 7 / Zombie x4 (7.148s)
  Step  25: 8 / CaveToad x2, Mad Toad x2 (7.163s)
  Step  35: 9 / CaveToad x4 (7.163s)
  Step  49: 10 / Pike x2, EvilShel x2, WaterBug x2 (7.266s)
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 255   Index: 155
Waterfalls B1F                                            Seed: 255   Index: 164
Waterfalls B2F                                            Seed: 255   Index: 165
  Step  15: 11 / Zombie x6 (7.489s)
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 255   Index: 210
  Step  15: 12 / Aligator x1, Pike x2 (7.368s)
Battle: Octomamm                                          Seed: 255   Index: 247
Waterfalls Lake                                           Seed: 255   Index: 247
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed: 255   Index: 248
  Step  10: 13 / Sandpede x1, Sand Man x2 (7.221s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  16   Index:   3
Damcyan                                                   Seed:  16   Index:   7
  Optional Steps: 1
  Extra Steps: 20
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  16   Index:  35
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  16   Index:  35
  Step  29: 14 / Turtle x2 (7.487s)
Antlion B2F Inward Direct                                 Seed:  16   Index:  73
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  16   Index:  73
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  16   Index: 153
  Step   5: 15 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.775s)
Battle: Antlion                                           Seed:  16   Index: 167
Antlion's Nest                                            Seed:  16   Index: 167
Antlion B2F Outward Direct                                Seed:  16   Index: 182
  Antlion B2F                                             Seed:  16   Index: 182
    Step  30: 16 / Weeper x1, Turtle x1, Basilisk x1 (7.339s)
    Step  40: 17 / Basilisk x1, Imp x3 (6.783s)
Antlion B1F                                               Seed:  33   Index:   6
  Step   1: 18 / Turtle x1, Imp x2 (7.009s)
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  33   Index:  44
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  33   Index:  44
Kaipo Revisited                                           Seed:  33   Index:  44
Overworld (Kaipo)                                         Seed:  33   Index:  44
Overworld (Damcyan)                                       Seed:  33   Index:  44
Mt.Hobs-West                                              Seed:  33   Index:  44
  Step  16: 19 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
  Step  25: 20 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  33   Index:  83
  Step   9: 21 / Skelton x4 (7.795s)
Battle: MomBomb                                           Seed:  33   Index:  98
Mt.Hobs Summit                                            Seed:  33   Index:  98
Mt.Hobs-East                                              Seed:  33   Index: 104
  Step  37: 22 / Spirit x2, Skelton x2 (8.237s)
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  33   Index: 150
  Step  38: 23 / Imp Cap. x3, Needler x1 (8.023s)
  Step  70: 24 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.467s)
Fabul                                                     Seed:  33   Index: 234
  Optional Steps: 10
  Extra Steps: 18
Overworld (Fabul)                                         Seed:  50   Index:  66
Fabul Boat and Leviatan                                   Seed:  50   Index:  73
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  50   Index:  73
Mysidia                                                   Seed:  50   Index:  82
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  50   Index:  82
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  50   Index:  92
  Step  75: 25 / Imp Cap. x4, Imp x2 (8.344s)
  Step  94: 26 / SwordRat x2, Imp x2, TinyMage x2 (7.401s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  50   Index: 186
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  50   Index: 229
  Step  17: 27 / Revenant x1, Ghoul x3 (8.911s)
Recruit Tellah                                            Seed:  50   Index: 252
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  50   Index: 252
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  67   Index:   1
  Step  27: 28 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.912s)
  Step  29: 29 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (10.367s)
  Step  42: 30 / Lilith x1 (8.745s)
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  67   Index:  43
  Optional Steps: 0
Battle: Milon and Milon Z                                 Seed:  67   Index:  60
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  67   Index:  60
Paladin                                                   Seed:  67   Index:  64
Mt.Ordeals Summit                                         Seed:  67   Index:  64
  Optional Steps: 0
  Step   4: 31 / Soul x2, Ghoul x2, Revenant x2 (9.991s)
  Step  14: 32 / Lilith x1, Red Bone x2 (8.437s)
Mt.Ordeals-7th station                                    Seed:  67   Index:  86
Mt.Ordeals-3rd station                                    Seed:  67   Index: 128
  Extra Steps: 30
  Step  25: 33 / Ghoul x2, Soul x2 (8.971s)
  Step  50: 34 / Zombie x2, Ghoul x2 (7.552s)
Mt.Ordeals                                                Seed:  67   Index: 188
Overworld (Mt.Ordeals)                                    Seed:  67   Index: 232
Take Chocobo to Mysidia                                   Seed:  67   Index: 245
Overworld (Mysidia)                                       Seed:  67   Index: 245
Town of Baron Serpent Road                                Seed:  67   Index: 245
  Extra Steps: 20
Old Water-way                                             Seed:  84   Index:  13
  Step  72: 35 / AquaWorm x1, Piranha x3 (9.542s)
Castle Baron B3F                                          Seed:  84   Index: 103
  Step  14: 36 / AquaWorm x1, ElecFish x3 (9.878s)
  Step  37: 37 / Hydra x2 (7.986s)
  Step  54: 38 / AquaWorm x1, ElecFish x3 (9.878s)
Castle Baron B2F                                          Seed:  84   Index: 157
Castle Baron B1F Inward Save Room Steps                   Seed:  84   Index: 183
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  84   Index: 183
  Castle Baron B1F Save Room                              Seed:  84   Index: 193
    Extra Steps: 2
  Castle Baron B1F                                        Seed:  84   Index: 195
Castle Baron                                              Seed:  84   Index: 219
Battle: Kainazzo                                          Seed:  84   Index: 233
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  84   Index: 233
Toroian Castle                                            Seed:  84   Index: 234
  Optional Steps: 0
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed:  84   Index: 245
  Optional Steps: 0
Black Chocobo to Cave Magnes                              Seed: 101   Index:  26
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 101   Index:  26
Cave Magnes B1F                                           Seed: 101   Index:  27
  Step  12: 39 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
  Step  24: 40 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  64: 41 / Panther x1, StingRat x3 (9.009s)
Cave Magnes B2F                                           Seed: 101   Index:  95
  Step   7: 42 / Ogre x1, Panther x2 (8.591s)
  Step  20: 43 / CaveNaga x1, Ogre x1 (8.581s)
Cave Magnes B3F Inward Direct                             Seed: 101   Index: 136
  Cave Magnes B3F                                         Seed: 101   Index: 136
    Step  11: 44 / Mage x2 (8.585s)
    Step  45: 45 / Ogre x3 (8.586s)
Cave Magnes B3F Passage                                   Seed: 101   Index: 206
  Step  11: 46 / VampGirl x1, Cave Bat x3 (9.492s)
Cave Magnes B4F Inward Direct                             Seed: 101   Index: 217
  Cave Magnes B4F                                         Seed: 101   Index: 217
Battle: Dark Elf                                          Seed: 101   Index: 247
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 101   Index: 247
Black Chocobo to Toroia                                   Seed: 101   Index: 249
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 101   Index: 249
Toroian Castle 1F Inward Extra Steps Area Steps           Seed: 118   Index:  14
  Toroian Castle 1F                                       Seed: 118   Index:  14
    Optional Steps: 2
Overworld (Toroia)                                        Seed: 118   Index:  17
  Optional Steps: 0
Tower of Zot 1F                                           Seed: 118   Index:  18
  Step  31: 47 / Slime x4 (8.548s)
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 118   Index:  56
  Step   3: 48 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  32: 49 / Carapace x2, Ice Liz x2 (9.635s)
Battle: FlameDog                                          Seed: 118   Index: 108
Tower of Zot 2F                                           Seed: 118   Index: 108
Tower of Zot 3F                                           Seed: 118   Index: 125
  Step  41: 50 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  44: 51 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
  Step  52: 52 / Ice Liz x1, Slime x3 (9.423s)
Tower of Zot 4F                                           Seed: 118   Index: 211
  Step  15: 53 / EpeeGirl x3 (9.306s)
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 135   Index:  15
Battle: Magus Sisters                                     Seed: 135   Index:  38
Tower of Zot 5F                                           Seed: 135   Index:  38
Tower of Zot 6F                                           Seed: 135   Index:  39
Battle: Valvalis                                          Seed: 135   Index:  53
Castle Baron                                              Seed: 135   Index:  53
Fly to Agart                                              Seed: 135   Index:  72
Overworld (Eblan)                                         Seed: 135   Index:  72
Underworld (Castle of Dwarves)                            Seed: 135   Index:  73

Information

The following images show maps on which to take extra steps for this route. The exact location to take these steps is only a suggestion. Feel free to find a location that works better for you, but be mindful of tiles that don't count as steps. You might also review the Summary or Detail tabs for encounter information. Most of them are shown here, but due to limitations in the current route output format, they can't always be assigned to the correct map.